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STG 120: 5 Must-Have Mobile Apps For Teaching Guitar

 

  http://media.blubrry.com/startteachingguitar/p/content.blubrry.com/startteachingguitar/STG120.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Mobile devices are one of the coolest innovations of the 21st century. Never before in the history of the world have we had so much power and access to so much information in our back pockets. Now you can run […]

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STG 106 : How To Make Your Taxes Less Painful

 

  Benjamin Franklin once said “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” Tax season comes around every single year, and it’s a big source of stress and frustration for most small business owners, including guitar teachers. If you procrastinate and don’t do anything to prepare yourself for tax […]

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STG 077 : Protecting Your Teaching Business From The Unthinkable

 

  What would happen to your teaching business if something happened to YOU? Would it continue to be an asset that could generate income for your family members or would it just fade away into oblivion? Spending a little bit of time working on a business continuation plan can help ensure that your teaching studio […]

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STG 071 : Growing Your Teaching Business Through Simplicity

 

  Sometimes when you add MORE, you actually end up with LESS. Many times the best way to grow your guitar teaching business is through SUBTRACTION and not ADDITION. Adding more of the wrong features, products and services can actually decrease your effectiveness and hurt your student retention, and often the best way to reach […]

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STG 063 : How Using A Budget Can Save Your Teaching Business From Total Destruction

 

  Hands down, the biggest reason why every kind of small business goes belly-up (including guitar teachers) is because of MONEY. Not staying on top of your income and expenses can get you into all kinds of trouble, including tax problems, not being able to pay your bills and not being able to keep your […]

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STG 060: Time Management For Guitar Teachers – Interview With Kevin Toller

 

 http://media.blubrry.com/startteachingguitar/p/content.blubrry.com/startteachingguitar/STG060.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Are you so busy teaching guitar lessons that you don’t feel like you have time for the things that really matter? Or maybe you work a full-time day job and teach guitar on the side and it feels like you don’t […]

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STG 059 : The 80/20 Principle of Teaching Guitar

The 80/20 principle applies to many aspects of teaching guitar lessons, and it can really help you be more successful as a teacher, as a musician and in your life. By focusing on the 20% of your efforts that bring you 80% of your results, you can maximize the level of success you see in […]

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STG 044: 7 Tips To Help Your Students Practice Guitar More Effectively

http://media.blubrry.com/startteachingguitar/p/content.blubrry.com/startteachingguitar/STG044.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSHelping your students practice guitar more effectively is the SECRET to becoming a better guitar player. If your students don’t practice, they won’t IMPROVE…and they probably won’t STAY with you for very long. If you want to succeed as a guitar teacher, […]

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STG 028 : Why 50% of New Guitar Teachers Fail

http://media.blubrry.com/startteachingguitar/p/content.blubrry.com/startteachingguitar/STG028.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn this episode, I’ll tell you why over HALF of all small business owners (including guitar teachers) FAIL within the first 5 years, and some things you can do to avoid joining the ranks of the “bottom 50%”. You don’t have to […]

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Justin Horenstein

Guitar Teacher Interview 016 – Justin Horenstein

 

 One of the driving principles behind Start Teaching Guitar is that we can all learn from each other. This “Guitar Teacher Interview” series is a chance for us to hear from other guitar teachers around the world and hopefully get some ideas for our own teaching businesses. This interview is with Justin Horenstein, from the […]

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